ScanSource Communications

ScanSource Communications is your source for total communications solutions. We understand the channel like no other distributor. And understanding the channel means understanding what your business needs. We deliver industry-leading videoconferencing and telephony products and high-quality communications products and services. We provide unified communications education, state-of-the-art logistics, financial services, technical support, professional services, and much more. With ScanSource Communications, you’ll get everything you need to generate more sales for your business – and so much more – because we get it.

I have a back-up plan in place, why do I need a disaster recovery plan?

by Bryan Gaines May 1, 2014 Cloud Computing

This week I decided on a topic that gets a lot of buzz around the IT community.  I would like to educate some, from my point of view, on why disaster recovery should be an important piece of every end-user’s plan.  Only around 3% of server failures come from natural disasters.  The most common factors […]

April 2014 Discounts from ScanSource Services Group

by Amanda Williams April 1, 2014 Business
Avaya GreenCloud Polycom ShoreTel

ScanSource Services Group is FUELING your business with exclusive discounts to help you MAXIMIZE your business this year!  Check back each month for new discounts.  Read about the April discounts below: CLOUD SERVICES Get an extra 2% discount when you sign a new Green Cloud deal through ScanSource Services Group!  Green Cloud Technologies is a […]

Under The Hood Of An Enterprise Access Point

by Jake Shehan February 13, 2014 Networking
Ruckus

When looking at an enterprise-level access point typically you do not see much difference from one manufacturer to another on the surface. They usually have a plastic casing and typically are in a rectangular shape and come in some shade of off-white. You have some with external antennas and some with internal and they all […]

PCTEL Launches Ceiling Tile Enclosure for Aruba Access Points

by Kristopher Hough February 10, 2014 Networking
PCTEL

PCTEL has added a new drop tile ceiling enclosure to the product mix designed specifically for the Aruba AP225 Access Point. The enclosure is designed to work with a 2×2 ceiling tile space and can be used in any 2×4 ceiling tile space with slight trimming to the 2×4 tile. It is a hinged door […]

The Path Forward: Predictions for macro trends like HaaS, analytics and the consolidation of technologies within the enterprise

by Kevin Price February 10, 2014 Enterprise

2013 has slid into the annals of corporate history. For many in the technology business it was a year of change and challenges. I predicted some big macro trends about a year ago. Here’s a link to the post. All of this happened to some degree in 2013 and all will be gaining momentum in […]

Enterprise Scaling and SIP Trunking – AudioCodes Announces New SBC

by Alan Percy February 5, 2014 Enterprise
AudioCodes

By Alan Percy, Senior Director of Marketing, AudioCodes Large global enterprises have made it clear that SIP is part of their future.  The challenge for them is making the migration.  With complex multi-site networks, an array of telecommunications suppliers, lengthy contracts and network infrastructure, things don’t happen overnight.

Partner with Aruba Now While the Year is New and the Door is Open!

by LaVonda Huskey January 14, 2014 Enterprise
Aruba

Aruba Networks’ PartnerEdge Program Enhancements As the ScanSource Product Manager for Aruba, I’m pleased to announce that they’ve recently enhanced their PartnerEdge Program to help their partners keep pace with the rapid change and growth in the enterprise mobility market and reinforce their commitment to them.  The program enhancements offer improved partner enablement and rewards […]

Aruba Raises the Bar Once Again with Their New Cloud WiFi Solution

by ScanSource Catalyst Tech Support October 25, 2013 Market Segments
Aruba

Back in 2011, Aruba Networks released a game changer in the wireless landscape – their Instant Access Point portfolio.  The Instant Access Point took market share from many of the large players due to their ability to offer a complete solution in a small, easy-to-manage, cost-conscious package.  The Access Points formed their own internal controller […]

Cisco: What are you really selling?

by Ashlee Dufek October 18, 2013 Healthcare
Cisco

Sometimes I get bogged down in the day-to-day tasks that my job requires… figuring out quotes and promotions and programs to try to win that next deal or impress the next partner; so, it’s nice to browse the old YouTube and see how the Cisco I’m promoting is impacting the real world (and adorable babies).  […]

Let the Big Dog Eat!

by Thomas Peery September 26, 2013 ScanSource Catalyst
Ruckus

Ruckus Wireless, Inc. announced today that it has been awarded the highest honors in the 2013 CRN Annual Report Card (ARC), outscoring competitors, including ADTRAN, Cisco, Dell/SonicWall, D-Link, Emerson Network Power, and HP. This prestigious study is considered the definitive benchmark for measuring excellence in the IT Channel community and recognizes the top-rated vendor partners […]